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Antiracist Education Institute

Register for upcoming sessions on inclusive hiring and understanding identity in NACAC's new, four-part antiracist education series.

Taking on '21

The latest issue of The Journal of College Admission is here! See articles from the field on tackling today's challenges. Free to members.

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Announcements

New and Notable

Let's Expand the NACAC Vote

In this Message from the CEO, Angel B. Pérez explains the board's proposal to amend the association's bylaws so ALL eligible members may vote to elect board officers and directors ― a privilege currently granted only to Assembly delegates.

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Statement of Support for US Education Secretary Nominee

The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona on his nomination to serve as the next US Secretary of Education.

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NACAC Welcomes Chief Experience Officer

Meet Shantel Goodman-Luckett, NACAC's first chief experience officer (CXO), charged with ensuring a top-class, impactful, and seamless member experience. She assumes her post at NACAC on Feb. 1.

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Leadership in College Admission

NACAC's report is a much-anticipated blueprint for transforming the association and empowering it to help shape a postsecondary landscape that is accessible, inclusive, equitable, and affordable for all.

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Upcoming Events

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Feb

Virtual Conference: Monthly

Join us on the third-Tuesday of each month to continue learning with the conference.

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25

Jul

2021 Guiding the Way to Inclusion (GWI)

Explore campus diversity, multicultural recruitment, and more.

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23

Sep

2021 NACAC National Conference

Get ready for the most anticipated college admission event of the year!

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Shared Goals

"I'm beginning to run out of words of wisdom to address everything that we've experienced in recent months, but I'll never run out of hope and faith in our country, NACAC, and each of you," said NACAC President Todd Rinehart. He notes that the NACAC Board of Directors has determined its priorities for the year based on achieving the association's and membership's shared goals.

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Member Stories

NACAC has provided me with a network of support with professionals that encounter and overcome many of the same challenges I deal with every day. Having access to these mentors and leaders makes me feel more motivated about the work we do in admission and navigating these challenges is essential for staying in the field and achieving professional growth.

Miguel Alvarez

Associate Director of Admission at Carnegie Mellon University (PA)

NACAC has allowed me to create professional relationships with colleagues across the world and I know that I can pick up the phone and call any NACAC member to help me in guiding a student properly or to simply listen when things can feel unfair in the college admission process. I am so grateful for the continued conversations on hard topics that affect our students.

Sonali Perera Bridges

Independent Educational Consultant, Bridges Educational Consulting (CA)

NACAC has provided me the opportunity to connect with leaders in our field, to establish relationships, and to acquire knowledge that has allowed me to grow professionally. For me, NACAC is a trusted resource that provides valuable information at every level of your career, a professional roadmap of sorts.

Vishon Luck

Director of Recruitment, Virginia Commonwealth University